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The salary range of employees working in Switzerland is, by default, in the range from 2,795.00 CHF (low salaries, employees' actual wages may be even lower) to 9,340.00 CHF (high salaries, actual salaries can be even higher).

This is the total monthly salary, including bonuses. Salaries vary significantly in individual job positions. If you are interested in salaries for a specific position, participate in the survey.

Average gross monthly salary in Switzerland is
4,000
5,000
6,000
7,000
8,000
9,000
 
10% 2,795 CHF
90% 9,340 CHF
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Salary ranges

Distribution of employees in Switzerland into wage bands in CHF.

Salaries by age group

Average salary and range in Switzerland by age in CHF.

4,000
5,000
6,000
7,000
8,000
9,000
10,000
<24
4,000
5,000
6,000
7,000
8,000
9,000
10,000
 
 
Average 4,166
median 4,021
10% 2,835
25% 3,348
75% 4,825
90% 5,680
25-34
4,000
5,000
6,000
7,000
8,000
9,000
10,000
 
 
Average 5,700
median 5,204
10% 2,881
25% 3,831
75% 7,013
90% 9,127
35-44
4,000
5,000
6,000
7,000
8,000
9,000
10,000
 
 
Average 6,516
median 6,087
10% 3,693
25% 4,692
75% 7,862
90% 9,870
45-54
4,000
5,000
6,000
7,000
8,000
9,000
10,000
 
 
Average 6,027
median 5,507
10% 3,059
25% 4,061
75% 7,410
90% 9,631
55+
4,000
5,000
6,000
7,000
8,000
9,000
10,000
 
 
Average 5,639
median 5,105
10% 2,735
25% 3,699
75% 6,979
90% 9,192

Salaries by gender

Comparison of the average salary of men and women in Switzerland (CHF).

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Men
5,802 CHF
5,642 CHF
Woman icon
Women
In general, in Switzerland, men earn 2.8% more than women.

Salaries in selected countries

Total average salary in randomly selected countries.

LatviaLatvia

1,230 CHF (net)

CroatiaCroatia

1,008 CHF (net)

SerbiaSerbia

724 CHF (net)

EstoniaEstonia

1,640 CHF (net)

The newest profiles in the salary survey

List of recent respondents whose data are used in further salary survey calculations.

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Senior Graphic Designer
Journalism, Printing Arts & Media
Age group
45-54
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Zurich
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
10,814 USD
Gross monthly salary
10,000 CHF
Anually salary
129,768 USD
Anually salary
120,000 CHF
ClockPosted: 2021-04-12 11:56:07
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Medical Advisor
Pharmaceutical Industry
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Zurich
Education:
Postgraduate (Doctorate)
Gross monthly salary
12,976 USD
Gross monthly salary
12,000 CHF
Anually salary
155,712 USD
Anually salary
144,000 CHF
ClockPosted: 2021-04-11 09:48:10
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Finance Manager
Management
Age group
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Stabio
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
6,209 USD
Gross monthly salary
5,742 CHF
Anually salary
74,508 USD
Anually salary
68,904 CHF
ClockPosted: 2021-04-08 11:21:44
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Senior Project Manager
Management
Age group
45-54
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Eschlikon
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
9,462 USD
Gross monthly salary
8,750 CHF
Anually salary
113,544 USD
Anually salary
105,000 CHF
ClockPosted: 2021-04-08 10:24:19
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iOS Developer
Information Technology
Age group
Work experience:
6 to 10 years
Region
Zurich
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
10,903 USD
Gross monthly salary
10,083 CHF
Anually salary
130,836 USD
Anually salary
120,996 CHF
ClockPosted: 2021-04-07 21:45:40
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IT Tester
Information Technology
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Zurich
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
3,785 USD
Gross monthly salary
3,500 CHF
Anually salary
45,420 USD
Anually salary
42,000 CHF
ClockPosted: 2021-04-06 15:15:58
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Recruiter
Human Resources
Age group
Work experience:
over 10 years
Region
Lugano
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
6,308 USD
Gross monthly salary
5,833 CHF
Anually salary
75,696 USD
Anually salary
69,996 CHF
ClockPosted: 2021-04-06 09:26:48
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Software Engineer
Information Technology
Age group
25-34
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Lausanne
Education:
University education (Master's degree)
Gross monthly salary
6,758 USD
Gross monthly salary
6,250 CHF
Anually salary
81,096 USD
Anually salary
75,000 CHF
ClockPosted: 2021-04-01 16:55:27
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Country Manager/Director
Top Management
Age group
Work experience:
3 to 5 years
Region
Turbenthal
Education:
Primary education
Gross monthly salary
33,341 USD
Gross monthly salary
30,833 CHF
Anually salary
400,092 USD
Anually salary
369,996 CHF
ClockPosted: 2021-03-31 21:35:28
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Python Programmer
Information Technology
Age group
<24
Work experience:
less than a year
Region
Zurich
Education:
University education (Bachelor's degree)
Gross monthly salary
7,569 USD
Gross monthly salary
7,000 CHF
Anually salary
90,828 USD
Anually salary
84,000 CHF
ClockPosted: 2021-03-29 21:37:55